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William Joseph PARKES

Regimental number1341
Place of birthWest Maitland New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCarpenter
AddressBallina, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Charlotte Bruce, Ballina, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1916
Place of burialKantara War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 85), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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